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and it must be stopped. benjamin netanyahu made his case before the u.n. general assembly. iran called his charges baseless allegations. he met with secretary of state hillary clinton. u.s. hopes diplomacy can stop iran. netanyahu argued ultimatums don't lead to war, they prevent them. >> i believe faced with a clear red line iran will back down and this will give more time for sanctions and diplomacy to convince iran to dismantle its nuclear weapons program altogether. >> david martin has more on netanyahu's plea for action. >> reporter: it looked like a cartoon but it was deadly serious. israel's prime minister netanyahu drew the red line that would trigger an attack on iran's nuclear program as clearly as it has ever been drawn. >> a red line should shall drawn right here. before -- before iran completes the second stage of nuclear enrichment necessary to make a bomb. >> reporter: that second stage is taking place at this underground facility here the holy deof koom where iran is enriching uranium to a 20% level of purity, one step away from the 09% needed to build a bomb. according to
weapons soon. we have more from the u.n. >> reporter: secretary of ste hillary clinton's private meeting with israeli prime minister benjamin netanyahu came after a tense day at the united nations. >> a red line should be drawn right here before iran completes the second stage of nuclear enrichment necessary to make a bomb. >> reporter: netanyahu says iran has already completed the first says of -- stage of that process. they could complete the second phase by next summer. that would put it is months or weeks away from finishing its first nuclear bomb, a goal that must be stopped by a military strike if necessary. >> i feel iran will back down. >> reporter: his appeal for the deadline came a day after iranian president mahmoud ahmadinejad addressed the u.n. he denies that iran is seeking to build nuclear weapons. the threat of a nuclear iran has been one of the main topics at this week's meeting of the general assembly. and all of that attention is apparently paying off. secretary clinton and the other permanent members of the security council discussed the matter thursday. a senior u.s.
to lead syria." if nothing stops this war, the u.n. estimates that as many as 700,000 syrians will have fled to neighboring countries by the end of this year. and there is growing concern the violence could trigger further sectarian conflict, and widen a fault line in the region, already at the brink. brian? >> ann curry after a dicey day of reporting in syria today. and our thanks to our team on the ground from across the region tonight. ann curry, richard engel and lester holt. thank you all. we'll have much more of their reporting on our website tonight, nbcnightlynews.com. when our broadcast continues, emergency landings, loose seats, late flights. what's going on at american airlines these days? >>> and later a woman making a difference for young girls who don't have another home to go home to. e another home to go home to. times softer than natural teeth and can be easily scratched? they may also have surface pores, whe odor-causing bacteria can grow. that's why dentures require special care. make polident® part of your daily routine. polident's unique microclean formula cleanses
a very public appeal to the u.n. to set a firm ultimatum to stop iran's nuclear development. he put pressure on the obama administration to take a tougher tone weeks ahead of the u.n. general election. >> israel's rhetorical red line. >> a red line should be drawn right here. >> became a literal one as prime minister benjamin netanyahu took to the u.n. general assembly with a red marker and a chart that says is iran's progress toward a nuclear weapon. >> red lines prevent war and faced with a clear red line, iran will back down. >> the prime minister's speech put in stark relief the differences between how the u.s. and israel views the threat of a nuclear iran. >> a nuclear armed iran is not a challenge that can be contained. >> reporter: while president obama says he will not allow iran to gain nuclear weapons, he hasn't publicly declared a point of no return, that boundary may action.the u.s. to take military israel cannot destroy iran's nuclear installations without u.s. military support. secretary of state hillary clinton met one-on-one with netanyahu, telling him to give diplom
, there is no end in sight, and while many fear this war could become a wider regional conflict, the u.n. is predicting as many as 700,000 refugees could flee syria by the end of this year. and meantime, human rights watch is documenting the use of race and torture as weapons in this war, and called for an international investigation into possible crimes against humanity in syria. the death toll is expected to rise. now back to you. >>> ikea is coming under fire in which it airbrushed women out of photos. the catalog is printed in 38 countries, largely looks the same everywhere. but there appears to be one major exception. in the saudi arabian version, they've been removed. it met with criticism. sweden called it a sad example of the oppression of women. ikea says it regrets the catalog. >>> the supreme court rejected more than a dozen cases, justices turned away a nebraska group trying to enforce a law that would require women to get screened before having an abortion. they also won't hear a fight against the tsa's use of those full-body scanners. but the supreme court has yet to decide
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to that one. thanks, jess. >>> israel's prime minister issue as warning to the u.n. general assembly. that story is coming up. >> plus, the film maker whose take on islam infuriated muslims around the world is in jail this morning. >> and ahead in sports, the nationals are one step closer to winning the national league east. we'll be right back. >>> welcome back. we still have a few showers in the metro east. those will be pulling out the next couple of hours. all in all we'll start out okay if you just hang out a couple more hours but we have to watch out later on this afternoon for a few more thunderstorms. we'll see skies become partly sunny. temperatures will rise into the mid-70s by lunch time. then into the afternoon. that's when we have the threat for a few more showers and storms. ghs around 80. >>> good news. inner loop of the beltway in bethesda, all lanes just reopened between old georgetown road and georgetown pike. your lanes are open. right now good pace here in bethesda. your next timesaver traffic at 5:17. mike, back to you. >> thanks, bev. >>> here's what's making ne
're also -- [ all talking at once ] >> america has made this u.n. worthless. america has made a statement that we will not -- >> obama -- >> obama has said so. that's it. >> obama is tossing this load right over to united nations,he not? >> no money. >> no. >> he said the united nations will take care of it in so many words about. >> no, that's not what he said. >> we're members of the united nations. >> he was clearly saying what the united states would do, not what the united nations would do. >> is this physics or optics on the part of netanyahu? >> it's physicsp. >> it's also optics. >> of course. because when you have something that look hikes an atomic bomb and smells like an atomic bomb and can blow you up, it no longer becomes optics. >> didn't you say at the beginning this suddenly emerges as a big what, edge of the election issue? >> if it failed, it failed. john stewart had the perfect approach on him in the cartoowas silly. >> they kicked it over into the new year. the whole thing has been kicked over to the new year. >> has it become kicked over to the new administration? >>
n [ ma aouer atcpwee to the jes tide is atouutn wheyoreoi o. wt u elooin fl tt eryay in jes bfa. at tlyowris. >>> welcome back. 5:57. your weather first. we've got a chill in the air this morning. lots of 40s in the suburbs, even patchy fog in the shenandoah valley and north of town. we'll go throughout the morning hours. more sun north, clouds increasing from the south. by lunch time mid- to upper 60s. this afternoon becoming mostly cloudy. we could see a stray shower or to, especially south and west of washington. >>> this weekend's box office results were a surprise for industry analysts. the animated film hotel transylvania obliterated the competition grossing $43 million in its debut weekend in theaters. it's the biggest debut ever for sony pictures animation. it features adam sandler as the voice of dracula. the action film looper starring bruce willis debuted in second place. the cop drama the third. trouble with the curve and the house at the end ever the street round out the top five. >>> hole wane not too far away -- halloween not too far away. less than a month. becau
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